Vietnam Veterans Day 3.29.2018

Today is national Vietnam Veterans’ Day. A national day of recognition enacted just last year by the federal government. The last U.S. Combat troops were withdrawn from South Vietnam on March 29 1973. That was on this date, 45 years ago. Coincidentally, today the Vietnam war memorial wall opens to the public in San Luis…

In Sports 3.28.2018

Paso Robles Bearcats baseball team beats Arroyo Grande 3-0. Those teams play at 4 this afternoon at A.G. Paso Robles softball team beat Edison 5-1. Santa Ynez beat Templeton baseball team 2-1. They play at Santa Ynez tomorrow afternoon. Templeton softall beat Santa Ynez 8-3 to improve to 7-0 for the season. They host Santa…

The Wall That Heals 3.28.2018

The Wall That Heals arrives tomorrow at the Madonna Inn for a three day visit. The 375 foot memorial is a ¾ replica of the Vietnam war memorial in Washington. It bears the names of all those who died in the war in Vietnam. It will be displayed in San Luis until Sunday. There will…

Orange County Sanctuary 3.28.2018

The orange county board of supervisors votes to move against the state’s sanctuary laws. The board voting 3-0 to join a federal lawsuit against California’s sanctuary laws. The vote challenges senate bill 54, signed into law by the governor last year. It prohibits state and local police agencies from notifying federal officials in many cases…

Body Found 3.28.2018

Still no identity for the body found by police during a search of Prefumo Canyon Sunday in San Luis Obispo. The search Sunday for a missing woman led to the discovery of a body in Prefumo Canyon. Police say it appears to be a woman’s body found in the creek in Prefumo Canyon, not far…

Styrofoam 3.28.2018

Styrofoam. Last week, students converged on the Paso Robles city council meeting to talk about it. Last night, they descended on the rotunda, The problem was that the advisers and community activists never got the issue on the agenda. The mayor explained early in the meeting his hands were tied. The council could take not…

James Brescia 3.28.2018

Dr. Brescia goes to the rotunda The county superintendent of schools warning Atascadero city council last night about the problems with the Paso Robles school district. Dr. James Brescia speaking last night at the Atascadero city school meeting about the problems at the Paso Robles school district. The fighting, the threats and the class disruption…

Atascadero 3.28.2018

Recovering from the storm. The report in Atascadero last night from city manager Rochelle Rickard is generally positive. 6-8 inches of rain fell, most of it early Thursday morning between 4-6 am. The rainfall last week is filling Atascadero lake as well as local reservoirs. At last night’s meeting at the rotunda, the mayor honored…